Disable File Sharing: Mac OS 10.4 (Tiger)
Turning off File Sharing will prevent access to files on your computer, thus making it more secure. To disable File Sharing, follow these steps:
- From the Apple menu, click System Preferences.
- In the System
Preferences window, click
the Sharing icon, highlighted
in the graphic below:
- Click the Services tab if it's not already active.
- If Personal File Sharing is turned
On, uncheck the box to turn it off. The
window should now look similar to the
- Close the Sharing window.